Harvard Law School
Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising
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1L advising is not currently open. 1Ls must wait for an announcement from the Office of Public Interest Advising and the Office of Career Services before scheduling an appointment with an advisor.


IMPORTANT: Be sure to select the appropriate advising calendar in the dropdown menu.  Appointments can be made by selecting either the "OPIA Advising (1/1/15-10/14/15)" or the "OPIA Advising 10/15/15-12/31/15)" calendar from the first dropdown menu.


First time users do not need to log-in. Your profile will be created when you sign-up for your first advising appointment.

Current students and clerks can then select an area of interest. Be sure to review our advisor bios to make sure that you choose an appropriate advisor.

All students should contact OPIA at 617-495-3108 or opia@law.harvard.edu if they have trouble selecting an advisor or signing up for an appointment.

Notes for HLS alumni: Clerks and alumni completing fellowships should make an appointment by selecting their area of interest. All other alumni should select "Alumni" from the list of options and schedule an appointment with Alumni Advisor Carolyn Stafford Stein.